The Prop Master - A Guidebook for Successful Theatrical Prop Management
Published by Meriwether Press
There's a lot more to propping a show than many theatre people realize and the 12 chapters of this book provide clear definitions of the job in action
They tell how to build a props department, how to create props and how to work with the technical crew, designers, supervisors and performers
Until now there has been no comprehensive manual or guidebook like this to lead a prop master through the entire process
No prop master should work without this guide as a ready reference to solve many unexpected problems
The book is divided into 12 chapters ...
1. What Are Props?
2. The Prop Master
3. Interacting with Other People
4. A Successful Work Envlronment
5. The Prop Shop
6. Collections and Files
7. The First Steps of the Building Process
8. Start "Propping"
9. Rehearsals and Performances
11. Timeless Tips and Techniques
12. Basic Theatre Teminology
A comprehensive guidebook with clear definitions of the the job in action
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